15 GTHL Grads Selected at 2017 NHL Draft

Staying consistent with the 2016 NHL Draft, a total of 15 GTHL graduates were drafted by 11 different NHL teams at the 2017 NHL Entry Draft. Mississauga Steelheads standout Owen Tippett was the lone first-round pick after being selected 10th overall by the Florida Panthers.

A total of six different GTHL Clubs had alumni selected, with the Don Mills Flyers and Mississauga Rebels leading the pack at three. The 2015 OHL Cup winning Toronto Marlboros had two players represented with forward MacKenzie Entwistle selected 69th by the Arizona Coyotes, and Matthew Strome – younger brother of Dylan and Ryan – taken by the Philadelphia Flyers at 106th overall. Each of the 15 players drafted had at least one former GTHL teammate also selected.

2017 NHL Draft By The Numbers:

  • Alumni from six different GTHL Clubs were selected
  • Players were drafed by 11 different NHL teams
  • Each GTHL player drafted had at least one former GTHL teammate also selected
Name GTHL Team Selected NHL Team
Owen Tippett Toronto Red Wings 10 Florida Panthers
Alex Formenton Mississauga Rebels 47 Ottawa Senators
Mario Ferraro Don Mills Flyers 49 San Jose Sharks
MacKenzie Entwistle Toronto Marlboros 69 Arizona Coyotes
Zach Gallant Mississauga Rebels 83 Detroit Red Wings
Matthew Strome Toronto Marlboros 106 Philadelphia Flyers
Noel Hoefenmayer Don Mills Flyers 108 Arizona Coyotes
Bryce Misley Don Mills Flyers 116 Minnesota Wild
Markus Phillips Toronto Titans 118 Los Angeles Kings
Fedor Gordeev Toronto Red Wings 141 Toronto Maple Leafs
Kirill Maximov Toronto Jr. Canadiens 146 Edmonton Oilers
Jacob Golden Mississauga Rebels 147 Minnesota Wild
Nicholas Campoli Toronto Jr. Canadiens 158 Vegas Golden Knights
Reilly Webb Toronto Titans 164 Detroit Red Wings
Ben Jones Toronto Marlboros 189 Vegas Golden Knights
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